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Film Screening of "Oro Macht Frei"

Thank you to our promotional partner: Centro Primo Levi

Sunday, August 14, 4:30PM

Join us Tisha B’ab day for a screening of Oro Macht Frei featured in last year’s New York Sephardic Film Festival. Oro Macht Frei tells the story of the 9 month Nazi occupation of Rome (Sept 8, 1943 - June 4, 1944) through testimony, scholarship and archival footage. The film also examines the period of Mussolini's Racial Laws (1938-1945) as well as the Catholic Church's response to the round-up of the Roman Jews.

Thank you to our promotional partner: Centro Primo Levi

First Mill Street Synagogue

The little synagogue on Mill Street was the first structure designed and built to be a synagogue in continental North America. 

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The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.

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